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The concert features the venerable André Watts as soloist in Beethoven’s “Emperor” Concerto and Shostakovich’s epic Tenth Symphony, one of the greatest of the 20th century. Carl St.Clair conducts. The orchestra is just back from its triumph at Carnegie Hall.
The concerts takes place at 8 p.m. on May 3-5 at Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa.